CFM134 F
Short Term & Floating Rate Fund
Series F


  • Asset Class
    Fixed Income
  • Category
    Canadian Short-Term Fixed Income
  • Risk Rating
  • Holdings
  • Yield to Maturity (%)
  • Current Yield
  • Duration
    0.9 Years
  • Average Credit Quality


The Fund seeks to achieve a total return greater than the return achieved by a representative Canadian fixed income index, such as the FTSE Canada Short Term Corporate Bond Index.

Fund Facts

April 30, 2022
Inception Date January 31, 2006
Currency CAD
Fund AUM $91.1 Million
Management Fee 0.45%
MER as of December 31, 2021 0.58%
Minimum Initial Investment $25,000 (accredited investor)
RRSP Eligible Yes

Portfolio Characteristics

Holdings 52
Term to Maturity (Years) 2.3
Yield to Maturity (%) 2.7%
Current Yield (%) 1.8%
Duration (Years) 0.9
Average Credit Quality A+

Credit Quality Breakdown


The NAVs posted are post-distribution.

Top Ten Holdings - Canso Short Term & Floating Rate Fund

April 30, 2022
Security % of NAV Rating
Canada 0.25% Aug 1, 2022 7.5% AAA
TD CB FRN Jun 28, 2023 (Q CDOR+31) 7.5% AAA
Canada 0.25% Feb 1, 2023 6.7% AAA
TransCanada Pipelines FRN Jun 9, 2024 (Q CDOR+29) 5.2% BBB+
Morgan Stanley FRN Q CDOR+33 Mar 21, 2025 5.1% A
Goldman Sachs FRN Apr 29, 2025 (CDOR+37) 4.8% A
Pacific Life Global Funding II FRN Feb 1, 2027 (Q CDOR+38) 4.7% AA-
Bank of America Corp FRN Sep 15, 2027 (Q CDOR+60) 4.5% A
CIBC FRN Mar 4, 2025 (CORRA+46) 4.4% A
CIBC FRN Jun 10, 2024 (CDOR+23) 4.4% A
Total 54.8%

Inception Date

January 31, 2006

As of Date

April 30, 2022

Compound Returns

  • 1 Month
  • 3 Months
  • YTD
  • 1 Year
  • 3 Year
  • 5 Year
  • 10 Year
  • Since Inception

Calendar Year Returns

Performance shown is that of Series C

Quarterly Distributions

Record Date Distribution Date
March 24, 2022 March 25, 2022
June 23, 2022 June 24, 2022
September 29, 2022 September 30, 2022
December 29, 2022 December 30, 2022
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Canso Fund Management Ltd. is the investment fund manager of the Canso Short Term & Floating Rate Fund (the “Fund”). This document is not an invitation to invest in the Fund and does not constitute a public offering of sale. The Fund is only available under prospectus exemptions and other exemptions available to investors who meet certain eligibility or minimum purchase requirements. Currently these exemptions include the accredited investor exemption and the $150,000 minimum purchase exemption for non-individual investors. Each purchaser of Units in the Fund may have statutory or contractual rights of action. The offering of Units of the Fund is made pursuant to an Offering Memorandum and the information contained herein is a summary only and is qualified by the more detailed information in the Offering Memorandum. Information presented in this material should not be construed as investment or financial advice. Please consult a Financial Advisor. Please read the offering memorandum before investing. 

Commission, trailing commissions, management fee and expenses may be associated with investments. Products are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated. The indicated rates of return are historical annual compounded total returns including changes in unit value and reinvestment of all distributions and do not take into account sales, redemption, distribution or optional charges or income taxes payable by any unitholder that would have reduced returns. Historical fund returns are based on net asset values that include a management fee of 0.30%. Prior to January 2011 the fund was not charged a management fee. The Fund’s returns prior to this date have been reduced to reflect the impact of a management fee of 0.30% plus taxes and applicable operating costs. Information provided is believed to be reliable when published. All information is subject to modification from time to time without notice. Please read the offering document carefully before investing.

1 Fixed income securities unrated by external agencies are assigned an internal Canso rating for Average Credit Quality.

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